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50 Years ago today it was Paul McCartney's 21st birthday the Beatles took the day off.

Science proves the Beatles are better than 'Crimson and Clover' and Blink-182
- Saturday, June 15, 2013

Imagine being a Beatle's wife
- Saturday, June 15, 2013

Sir Paul Mccartney - Paul Sir Paul Mccartney Smells Weed On Stage At Bonnaroo
- Saturday, June 15, 2013

Song Facts: The Beatles — "Something"
- Friday, June 14, 2013

Let It Be, The Songs of Lennon and McCartney returns for limited shows
- Friday, June 14, 2013

Ringo Starr Discusses The Beatles’ Musical Legacy, Meeting Elivs in Hollywood, Making The Beatles Movies and More from RINGO: PEACE & LOVE
- Friday, June 14, 2013

Beatles engineer says their first recording session in 1962 almost ended early
- Thursday, June 13, 2013

Sir Paul Mccartney - Paul Mccartney Struggled To Find Gigs For Wings
- Thursday, June 13, 2013

THE BEATLES’ HELP! Coming To Blu-ray June 25
- Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Band on the rerun: Wings reissue hit-heavy 'Rockshow
'
- Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Paul McCartney Featured on New Single by Italian Dance Artist The Bloody Beetroots
- Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Sunderland nurse set for windfall after signed Beatle's LP
goes to auction

- Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Lennon Peace Day concert to be sponsored by MINI
- Tuesday, June 11, 2013

'Ringo: Peace & Love' show at Grammy Museum
unveiled by the Starr

- Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Man’s lifetime worth of Beatles memorabilia being
put up for sale

- Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Ringo Starr to publish children's picture book
- Tuesday, June 11, 2013

The Beatles, ‘Maxwell’s Silver Hammer’ – Disturbing
Songs People Love

- Monday, June 10, 2013

A NEW tourist attraction to celebrate Liverpool’s musical heritage
- Monday, June 10, 2013

Ringo Starr: I like to think the Beatles would have had
a reunion
- Monday, June 10, 2013

Paul McCartney thrilled to see Linda onstage in Wings concert movie
- Monday, June 17, 2013

The remastered 1980 film, which features footage from four U.S. concerts in 1976, hit cinemas in the U.S. last month (May13) for a one-night-only screening prior to the DVD and Blu-Ray release, but now there are plans to put the film on the big screen again, complete with an introduction from McCartney.

Recalling the shows fondly, he says, "I think the big crucial thing really was by that point, Linda had learned how to play everything. As she was a complete novice when we came in and that was one of the big decisions. And people slagged me off for that: 'Ah, you shouldn't have this old lady in the band, you know'.

Read More at Beatles Radio >>>


 
 

Paul McCartney’s son: Nancy Shevell is 'my new mother'
- Monday, June 17, 2013

Sir Paul’s son feels fine about his “new mother.”James McCartney — the little-known solo artist and son of Beatles legend Paul McCartney — said he’s delighted with his dad’s new wife, former MTA board member Nancy Shevell.

“Nancy’s my new mother,” James McCartney, 35, told the Daily Mail newspaper. “I feel that. Definitely. She’s very genuine.” Shevell and McCartney got married on Oct. 9, 2011. It was a third marriage for Paul, who turns 71 tomorrow.

Read More at Beatles Radio >>>

 
 
 

iHeartRadio poll: Paul McCartney is pop's coolest dad
- Sunday, June 16, 2013

Paul McCartney is music's coolest dad, according to June's iHeartRadio survey. The ex-Beatle has five children, four with late wife Linda (he adopted her daughter Heather and the couple had Mary, Stella and James) and daughter Beatrice with second wife Heather Mills.

Read More at Beatles Radio >>>


 
 
 

The Beatles' Defining Moment (Hint: It's Not 'Sgt. Pepper')
- Sunday, June 16, 2013

Author Colin Fleming is an avowed superfan, but he has one deeply held opinion about the band that other fans might find heretical. in this month's issue of The Atlantic, Fleming argues that the Fab Four's most emblematic, "Beatle-esque" year was 1963, before they'd even made it big in the States.

Read More at Beatles Radio >>>


First Beatles drummer declared illustrious visitor in Lima
- Saturday, June 15, 2013

The first drummer of The Beatles, Pete Best, was declared an "illustrious visitor" by the mayor of the Lima district of San Miguel, Salvador Heresi, a lover of the legendary British band's music.

Best arrived in the Peruvian capital to give a concert Sunday in honor of his ex-musical group called "A Day in the Life," together with Peruvian musicians and singers who were fans of The Beatles.

Read More at Beatles Radio >>>


Record of the Week

The Red Album 62-66

Gets heavy play this week!

1. Love Me Do 2. Please Please Me 3. From Me to You 4. She Loves You 5. I Want to Hold Your Hand 6. All My Loving 7. Can't Buy Me Love 8. Hard Day's Night 9. And I Love Her 10. Eight Days a Week 11. I Feel Fine 12. Ticket to Ride 13. Yesterday

1. Help! 2. You've Got to Hide Your Love Away 3. We Can Work It Out 4. Day Tripper 5. Drive My Car 6. Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) 7. Nowhere Man 8. Michelle 9. In My Life 10. Girl 11. Paperback Writer 12. Eleanor Rigby 13. Yellow Submarine



 



 

 John Lennon Quote of the week

"The more I see the less I know for sure".

John Lennon


   
 

 The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today :

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today : Monday, June 17, 1963-

The fourth and final recording in the BBC Light Programme radio series "Pop Go The Beatles". It was taped at the BBC's Maida Vale studios, not far from EMI's studio in Abbey Road. The Beatles rehearsed and recorded their contribution between 10:30 am and 1:00 pm, after which they took lunch in the BBC staff restaurant and then went out into Delaware Road with photographer, Dezo Hoffmann to give the birthday bumps to Paul McCartney, 21 years old the next day.

For this program, the Beatles recorded "I saw her standing there", Anna (Go to him)", "Boys", "Chains", "PS, I love you" and "Twist and Shout". It was broadcast on Tuesday, June 25th, between 5:00 and 5:29 pm, the guest group in this edition being the Bachelors.



 

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  Last weeks poll question: 

John Lennon inspires unique line of eyewear: would you buy them?

Yes  - 61.4%
No  - 21.2%
Can’t ‘see’ the point  - 17.4%

BeatlesRadio Opinion Poll Questions
please check it out Beatles Radio Poll Results.


This Week’s Poll: Will you visit the new exhibition in LA, Ringo:
Peace & Love?


Yes
No
To far away



 Beatle Brain Buster

Check the website and listen for the Beatle Brain Buster questions 

This weeks Beatle Brain Busters:

In the film Yellow Submarine what sea leads to the sea of green?

The Sea of Holes
Red Sea
Dead Sea
Black Sea


What Beatle did not contribute to the recording of "Something"?

John
Paul
Ringo
George

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